Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2017-2018 Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Feb 28 - Mar 4, 2018
Champions:#5 Michigan
Runner-Up:#3 Purdue
MVP/MOP:Moe Wagner (Michigan, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Moe Wagner (Michigan, Jr.), Corey Sanders (Rutgers, Jr.), Tony Carr (Penn State, So.), Carsen Edwards (Purdue, So.), Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (Michigan, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Bo Boroski, D.J. Carstensen, DJ Carstensen, Bill Ek, Donnie Eppley, Lewis Garrison, Courtney Green, Brad Green, Terry Ogleby, Terry Oglesby, Kelly Pfeifer, Robert Riley, Larry Scirotto, Lamont Simpson, Gene Steratore, Paul Szelc, Terry Wymer

2017-2018 Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Corey Sanders (Rutgers, Jr.) (74)
Total Rebounds:Moe Wagner (Michigan, Jr.) (26)
Total Assists:Zavier Simpson (Michigan, So.) (16)
Total Steals:Deshawn Freeman (Rutgers, Sr.) (6)
Total Blocks:Jon Teske (Michigan, So.) (6)
Total Minutes:Zavier Simpson (Michigan, So.) (140)
Total FIC:Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (Michigan, Sr.) (45.8)
Total Fouls:Moe Wagner (Michigan, Jr.) (15)
Total Turnovers:Zavier Simpson (Michigan, So.) (9)
Total FGs:Corey Sanders (Rutgers, Jr.) (32)
Total 3PM:Shep Garner (Penn State, Sr.) (13)
Total FTs:Charles Matthews (Michigan, So.) (17)

2017-2018 Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
 
 
 
12 Iowa 96
13 Illinois 87
 
 
 
 
11 Minnesota 54
14 Rutgers 65
 
Second Round
 
8 Maryland 54
9 Wisconsin 59
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Michigan 77
12 Iowa 71
 
7 Penn State 65
10 Northwestern 57
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Indiana 69
14 Rutgers 76
 
Quarterfinals
 
 
1 Michigan State 63
9 Wisconsin 60
 
 
 
4 Nebraska 58
5 Michigan 77
 
 
 
 
 
2 Ohio State 68
7 Penn State 69
 
 
 
3 Purdue 82
14 Rutgers 75
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Michigan State 64
5 Michigan 75
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Purdue 78
7 Penn State 70
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Purdue 66
5 Michigan 75

2017-2018 Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Michigan State 29  87.88% 16  88.89%
2 Ohio State 24  75.00% 15  83.33%
3 Purdue 28  84.85% 15  83.33%
4 Nebraska 22  10  68.75% 13  72.22%
5 Michigan 27  79.41% 13  72.22%
6 Indiana 16  15  51.61% 50.00%
7 Penn State 21  13  61.76% 50.00%
8 Maryland 19  13  59.38% 10  44.44%
9 Wisconsin 15  18  45.45% 11  38.89%
10 Northwestern 15  17  46.88% 12  33.33%
11 Minnesota 15  17  46.88% 14  22.22%
12 Iowa 14  19  42.42% 14  22.22%
13 Illinois 14  18  43.75% 14  22.22%
14 Rutgers 15  19  44.12% 15  16.67%

*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

2017-2018 Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Feb 28, 2018 #13 Illinois (L) #12 Iowa (W) 87-96 Madison Square Garden PTS: 25. Jordan Bohannon
REB: 8. Luke Garza
AST: 6. Jordan Bohannon
PTS: 31. Kipper Nichols
REB: 4. Michael Finke
AST: 8. Te'Jon Lucas
Feb 28, 2018 #14 Rutgers (W) #11 Minnesota (L) 65-54 Madison Square Garden PTS: 18. Isaiah Washington
REB: 9. Jordan Murphy
AST: 3. Dupree McBrayer
PTS: 23. Corey Sanders
REB: 11. Deshawn Freeman
AST: 2. Corey Sanders
Mar 1, 2018 #9 Wisconsin (W) #8 Maryland (L) 59-54 Madison Square Garden PTS: 20. Kevin Huerter
REB: 9. Bruno Fernando
AST: 4. Anthony Cowan
PTS: 14. Ethan Happ
REB: 7. Ethan Happ
AST: 2. Brad Davison
Mar 1, 2018 #12 Iowa (L) #5 Michigan (W) 71-77 Madison Square Garden PTS: 16. Charles Matthews
REB: 9. Jon Teske
AST: 3. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman
PTS: 14. Ryan Kriener
REB: 7. Luke Garza
AST: 6. Jordan Bohannon
Mar 1, 2018 #10 Northwestern (L) #7 Penn State (W) 57-65 Madison Square Garden PTS: 25. Tony Carr
REB: 8. Josh Reaves
AST: 4. Tony Carr
PTS: 14. Dererk Pardon
REB: 9. Barret Benson
AST: 5. Bryant McIntosh
Mar 1, 2018 #14 Rutgers (W) #6 Indiana (L) 76-69 Madison Square Garden PTS: 15. Juwan Morgan
REB: 9. Juwan Morgan
AST: 4. Juwan Morgan
PTS: 28. Corey Sanders
REB: 8. Deshawn Freeman
AST: 3. Corey Sanders
Mar 2, 2018 #9 Wisconsin (L) #1 Michigan State (W) 60-63 Madison Square Garden PTS: 20. Miles Bridges
REB: 9. Miles Bridges
AST: 5. Cassius Winston
PTS: 22. Ethan Happ
REB: 5. Khalil Iverson
AST: 5. Brad Davison
Mar 2, 2018 #5 Michigan (W) #4 Nebraska (L) 77-58 Madison Square Garden PTS: 16. Isaiah Roby
REB: 7. Isaiah Roby
AST: 2. James Palmer, Jr.
PTS: 21. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman
REB: 13. Moe Wagner
AST: 6. Zavier Simpson
Mar 2, 2018 #7 Penn State (W) #2 Ohio State (L) 69-68 Madison Square Garden PTS: 25. Keita Bates-Diop
REB: 7. Jae'sean Tate
AST: 6. C.J. Jackson
PTS: 25. Tony Carr
REB: 7. Lamar Stevens
AST: 5. Tony Carr
Mar 2, 2018 #14 Rutgers (L) #3 Purdue (W) 75-82 Madison Square Garden PTS: 26. Vince Edwards
REB: 10. Isaac Haas
AST: 7. Dakota Mathias
PTS: 25. Geo Baker
REB: 8. Mike Williams
AST: 4. Corey Sanders
Mar 3, 2018 #5 Michigan (W) #1 Michigan State (L) 75-64 Madison Square Garden PTS: 17. Miles Bridges
REB: 7. Miles Bridges
AST: 5. Cassius Winston
PTS: 15. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman
REB: 8. Moe Wagner
AST: 3. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman
Mar 3, 2018 #7 Penn State (L) #3 Purdue (W) 70-78 Madison Square Garden PTS: 27. Carsen Edwards
REB: 7. Isaac Haas
AST: 5. Vince Edwards
PTS: 33. Shep Garner
REB: 9. Tony Carr
AST: 4. Tony Carr
Mar 4, 2018 #5 Michigan (W) #3 Purdue (L) 75-66 Madison Square Garden PTS: 23. Isaac Haas
REB: 8. Isaac Haas
AST: 2. Carsen Edwards
PTS: 17. Moe Wagner
REB: 5. Zavier Simpson
AST: 5. Zavier Simpson